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Pentagonal Twist Vase, 1904

Stoneware
9 × 9 1/2 in
22.9 × 24.1 cm
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New York
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Jason Jacques Gallery
New York

With its twisting body, ovoid cartouches, and hexagonal rim, this extraordinary vase amply …

With its twisting body, ovoid cartouches, and hexagonal rim, this extraordinary vase amply demonstrates the dynamism of Dalpayrat’s vessel forms, which as here, could combine geometric and organic asymmetry. Decorated with rich rouge Dalpayrat shading into lustrous brown, the surface captures the wide range of color …

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Design/Decorative Art
Pierre Adrien Dalpayrat
French, 1844–1910
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Adrien Dalpayrat began his career as a faïence painter, working at six manufactories between 1867 and 1888 before settling near Paris in 1889. There he devoted himself to stoneware, a material then held in high esteem by French art potters. Working alone and with collaborators, Dalpayrat produced a vast range of shapes and decorations. He was so well known for his oxblood flambé pottery that the term "Dalpayrat red" was coined to designate his distinctive glaze. Perfected in 1892, it is dappled or veined with greens, blues and yellows, and appears on pieces in the form of gourds, fruits, and shapes derived from Japanese bottles. [Source: Jason Jacques]

Pierre Adrien Dalpayrat, ‘Pentagonal Twist Vase’, 1904, Jason Jacques Gallery
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About the work
Jason Jacques Gallery
New York

With its twisting body, ovoid cartouches, and hexagonal rim, this extraordinary vase amply …

With its twisting body, ovoid cartouches, and hexagonal rim, this extraordinary vase amply demonstrates the dynamism of Dalpayrat’s vessel forms, which as here, could combine geometric and organic asymmetry. Decorated with rich rouge Dalpayrat shading into lustrous brown, the surface captures the wide range of color …

Medium
Design/Decorative Art
Pierre Adrien Dalpayrat
French, 1844–1910
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Adrien Dalpayrat began his career as a faïence painter, working at six manufactories between 1867 and 1888 before settling near Paris in 1889. There he devoted himself to stoneware, a material then held in high esteem by French art potters. Working alone and with collaborators, Dalpayrat produced a vast range of shapes and decorations. He was so well known for his oxblood flambé pottery that the term "Dalpayrat red" was coined to designate his distinctive glaze. Perfected in 1892, it is dappled or veined with greens, blues and yellows, and appears on pieces in the form of gourds, fruits, and shapes derived from Japanese bottles. [Source: Jason Jacques]

Pentagonal Twist Vase, 1904

Stoneware
9 × 9 1/2 in
22.9 × 24.1 cm
Contact For Price
Location
New York
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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